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For my case, I have got an offer from Employer A in 2015 and
Hi,For my case, I have got an offer from Employer A in 2015 and he filed my H1B Petition on 2015 and that petition got selected in the lottery. And After receiving the approval notice from USCIS, sudd… read more
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Judith,I am a student working on STEM. My employer, a
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Judith, I asked you a question few months ago regarding an
Hi Judith, I asked you a question few months ago regarding an unused and expired H1B petition. I want to apply for a new H1B application under cap exempt. You said I would still have 6 years remainder… read more
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Hey Judith I have a doubt with H1b. My wife has got a valid
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My wife has an Unused and Expired H1B Petition I797 (Approved
My wife has an Unused and Expired H1B Petition I797 (Approved for 3 Years in 2008 CAP quota). It is expired in Sep '11. She do not have VISA stamped for this petition and hence she have never traveled… read more
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We have a potential employee who had an approved H1B petition with another employer back in 2008 H1B had expiry date in 2011. He lives in India and did not apply to get the visa, as the prior employer… read more
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Hi Judith, I have a question regarding my approved, unused
Hi Judith, I have a question regarding my approved, unused and expired h1b petition which I have got through an employer in 2008. I was in USA during that time on L1b visa and shortly after getting th… read more
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My Case is i had H1B visa which got expired in sep 2008, i
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I have Unused and Expired H1B Petition (Approved for 3 Years
I have Unused and Expired H1B Petition (Approved for 3 Years in 2008 CAP quota). It is expired in Sep '10. I do not have VISA stamped for this petition and hence i have never traveled to US. Now, i am… read more
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I applied for an H1-b through a consultancy in 2008(living
I applied for an H1-b through a consultancy in 2008(living outside of US).I got the petition approved by USCIS.I never went for stamping to the nearest consulate.Now the petition is expired (September… read more
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HiI have another question in regards XXXXX XXXXX old question.I
Hi I have another question in regards XXXXX XXXXX old question. I have had a approved I-797 for H1B FY2006 (From employer A). I got to know the receipt number of the old petition. But I do not have an… read more
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